Online class with Andrea Wong

Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting

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Knit faster and with less hand strain than you can with English or Continental knitting. Breeze through purling, ribbing, shaping, lace, colorwork, cables and more!

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At the age of 7, growing up in Brazil, Andrea Wong learned a fast and efficient way of knitting that had no name. She dubbed it Portuguese knitting. N...Read more

Lessons (7)

Introduction to Portuguese Knitting
1. Introduction to Portuguese Knitting
Meet Andrea Wong, who has taken a centuries-old knitting style and given it a name -- Portuguese knitting -- and a broader following through her teach...Read more
9min
Controlling Your Knitting
2. Controlling Your Knitting
Even tension is key in Portuguese knitting. Learn how to maintain it with Andrea's guidance, whether you wrap the yarn around your neck or thread it t...Read more
11min
Fundamental Techniques for Efficient Knitting
3. Fundamental Techniques for Efficient Knitting
Wrap your head around a new way to knit. In Portuguese knitting, a simple flick of the thumb helps make each stitch. Portuguese purling is even easier...Read more
19min
Versatile Increases & Essential Decreases
4. Versatile Increases & Essential Decreases
Six increases and five decreases will give you many options for shaping projects such as hats and sweaters. Andrea demonstrates them all, from the sim...Read more
17min
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At the age of 7, growing up in Brazil, Andrea Wong learned a fast and efficient way of knitting that had no name. She dubbed it Portuguese knitting. N...Read more

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